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November 5, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

English 7-string Lute Guitar, Edward Light, London, c. 1830

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Auction: Musical Instruments - 2955BLocation: BostonDate / Time: November 05, 2016 12:00PM


English 7-string Lute Guitar, Edward Light, London, c. 1830, no. 59, inscribed Patronised/by the/Society of Arts, lacquered and gilded with foliate motif, scale length 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Open seams, cracks in soundboard (one underneath bridge),cracks in rosette.

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Edward Light, London